The Urban News, in a very short time, has built strong ties with the diverse communities of Asheville, Buncombe County, and the surrounding regions. Advertising with us will allow you to reach and inform the many culturally diverse neighborhoods served by this newspaper.

Please contact us about advertising online or in print. The Urban News is a powerful tool for your business to reach the Western North Carolina multicultural community.

Diverse, Local and Regional, News and Events

Our mission at The Urban News, is to impart information that will inspire, engage and empower the multicultural communities of this region. The Urban News is distributed the second Friday of each month. Distribution points include restaurants, major supermarket chains, retail outlets, convenience stores, hotels, hospitals, and numerous area and regional churches.

Submit Your Stories, News & Press Releases

The Urban News is interested in local and regional community news. Send us press releases, publicity material, artwork, and photos of your event by the last Friday of each month. Press releases should be under 500 words, announcements under 100 words. All information submitted is subject to the Publisher’s approval.

Phone:  828 253-5585
Fax:  828 253-5586

The Urban News
PO Box 2038
Asheville, NC 28802

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